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Nekounam says he is at %100 & ready to play

Javad Nekounam said that he is completely fit and ready to help Segunda Division side Osasuna in the current season. Nekounam rejoined Osasuna in August after two years. “In the first game, I think I was still not 100% fit. Now, after playing three games, I’m 100% fit,” Nekounam told Osasuna.es. Asked where does he like to play?  Nekounam said, ... Read More »

George Clooney marries in Venice

The sun has set on George Clooney’s final days as a bachelor as he has married his fiancée Amal Alamuddin, a human rights lawyer  in Venice. A host of fellow stars descended on the Italian city’s canals for the union between the film world’s most eligible bachelor, 53, and Ms Alamuddin, 36. The ceremony was celebrated in a hotel overlooking ... Read More »

Mercedes self-driving truck

At the 65th International Motor Show for commercial vehicles, underway in Hanover, Germany, Mercedes unveiled the aptly named Future Truck 2025. More akin to a space-age RV than a semi-truck, the prototype hints at a coming revolution in long-distance road transport. According to the BBC report his is not the pipe dream of some underutilised Daimler engineer. A prototype already ... Read More »

Kids Tell Parents ‘I Love You’ For The First Time

Some parents and children tell each other “I love you” daily. With others, the love is felt but never actually spoken. Steven Lim, a YouTuber who uses his video channel to explore Asian-American cultural issues, decided to focus on these three small words in his latest video, “Asian Parents React To I Love You.” “I’ve been wanting to do a ... Read More »

Is this Iranian the most powerful man in Iraq

Gabriel Gatehouse reports for BBC Newsnight on IRGC-QF Commander Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani, “described as the most powerful man in Iraq”. A top Iranian general and 70 of his forces were on the ground in Iraq this summer, helping Kurdish fighters defend the regional capital Irbil against Islamic State militants. Read More »

Amazing: dancers waltz on the walls of tall building

Bandaloop dancers Amelia Rudolph and Roel Seeber perform a choreographed waltz together while on the side of Oakland’s City Hall in California. Bandaloop is an aerial dance that combines specific move sets with city landmarks around the United States. Read More »

Rock climbing in Arak

The city of Arak is surrounded by mountains in the south, west, and east. Arak is located in adjacency two important cities: Qom and Isfahan. Its average altitude is 1750m above sea level and is 260 km from the capital, Tehran. Rock climbing is becoming popular in the country, it is a physically and mentally demanding sport, one that often ... Read More »

Photos: Norouz Sayyad Festival Qeshm Island

Qeshm Island is located a few kilometers off the southern coast of Iran, opposite the port cities of Bandar Abbas. Following photos are from the annual Norouz Sayyad Festival held in the village. Norouz in Persian means new day, and typically refers to the Persian New Year festival. Sayyad means fisherman.     Read More »

Diamond-encrusted Mercedes in London

People living in Knightsbridge are used to unique cars but it seems even they were impressed by a diamond-encrusted Mercedes which was snapped parked outside the Levin Hotel near Harrods. This 2011 model has been transformed into the capital’s blingest motor by its owner – rumoured to be a young Russian woman. The car which would normally be worth around ... Read More »

Iran Unveils New Military Hardware in Parade

Tasnim – The Iranian Armed Forces on Monday displayed a broad range of advanced defensive equipment in a military parade in Tehran. The massive parade, held to mark the Sacred Defense Week, saw various units of the Iranian Army, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), Basij (volunteer) forces and the Islamic Republic of Iran Police showcasing their abilities. The homegrown ... Read More »